2008 AmericanFlag 2016
United States presidential election, 2012
November 6, 2012
Obama-2014 Romney-2014
Nominee Barack Obama Mitt Romney
Party Democratic Party Republican Party
Home state Illinois Massachusetts
Running mate Joe Biden Paul Ryan
Electoral vote 332 206
States carried 26 + D.C. 24
Popular vote 65,915,795 60,933,504
Percentage 51.1% 47.2%
Presidential election results map. Blue denotes those won by Obama/Biden, red denotes states won by Romney/Ryan. Numbers indicate electoral votes allotted to the winner of each state.